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The Donegal Hospice Board CLG (Company Limited by Guarantee) and the HSE are delighted to confirm that planning permission has been approved for an extension and refurbishment to the current Donegal Hospice facility at Knocknamona, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal.
The Minister for Health Stephen Donnelly T.D., will today turn the sod on a new €14 million 12 bedded, “all single rooms”, in-patient unit at North West Hospice, Sligo.
The HSE is pleased to confirm that the new Ballyshannon Community Hospital will open today, the 20th of February 2024.
The HSE has decided to offer permanent contracts of employment to all Nursing and Midwifery graduates and all Health/Social Care (HSCP) graduates this year.
Throughout the month of February, the HSE is delivering an intensive five day Infection Prevention and Control Link Practitioner Programme for staff of private nursing homes and disability services organisations in the South East.
The six month milestone in the development of cardiac care services in the Co. Wexford area was marked in Enniscorthy this week.
National Service Plan 2024 continues to move the HSE towards the goal of universal healthcare in line with the ambitions of the Government and of Sláintecare
For just the third time in 80 years, Ash Wednesday and St. Valentine’s Day coincide and it also happens to be National No Smoking Day today 14th of February, 2024.
In reviewing developments throughout 2023 in its services, the HSE’s Haywood Lodge facility in Clonmel, Co. Tipperary has picked out, as one of the highlights, its joining in the implementation of the national “Resist” hand hygiene campaign.
As we celebrate National No Smoking Day on Valentine’s Day 14th February we are encouraging tobacco users to quit smoking and to get help and support from a trained professional to do so.